Physical Details: Letter : 3 p. : handwritten, ill.
Sender: Samuel Finley Breese Morse (1791-1872) (New York, N.Y.)
Recipient: Elizabeth Breese
Description: An illustrated letter from Morse to one of his cousins in upstate New York. He writes of his work on a painting in progress and of the National Academy of Design, which had just been established.
Letter dated both 20 and 22 Jan. 1827.
Forms part of: Breese and Morse family papers, 1772-1846
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Samuel Finley Breese Morse, New York, N.Y. letter to Elizabeth Breese, 1827 Jan. 20. Breese and Morse family papers, 1772-1846. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 396
- National Academy of Design (U.S.)